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Census participation low in Hubbard County

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Hubbard County residents lag significantly behind the state, the nation and neighboring counties in returning U.S. Census forms.

County residents are also well behind Park Rapids city residents in Census compliance.


The county, as of Thursday, had returned 43 percent of forms delivered door to door last month. Park Rapids residents had returned 61 percent, which is closer to the state compliance rate of 60 percent. The national return rate is at 52 percent.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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